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Lake Powell



Lake Powell

Lake Powell

For March 25th, 2023
Snowpack is 144.89% of avg
TotalPrecip is 118.6% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 389.61 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 176 of 365 for the Water Year 2023. We are 48% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3521.61 on Mar 24, 2023
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Feb 22, 2023
There are currently 1,743,900,801,562 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 178.39 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 22% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2023: 2,461,192 acre feet

This is 79.1% of the March 24th average of 3,111,455 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2023: 2,884,035 acre feet

This is 38.45% of the minimum required of 7,500,000 acre feet
During WY 2023, water storage has fallen by 451,505 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 422,843 AF
The 28 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 59.22% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2023 are 134.36% of WY 2022         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 96.31% of the Mar 25th avg. Click for Details

Lake Powell is down 2.2 feet from one year ago.    Lake Powell is up 1.15 feet from the low for water year.

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Lake Powell is up 1.14 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Fri, Mar 24, 2023
3521.61
0.21
5,351,828
14511
7966
52.5
33.1
50.0
Thu, Mar 23, 2023
3521.40
0.17
5,339,998
13417
8106
51.8
32.0
50.0
Wed, Mar 22, 2023
3521.23
0.18
5,330,433
13740
8128
50.0
36.3
49.0
Tue, Mar 21, 2023
3521.05
0.07
5,320,316
10406
8162
54.9
30.0
49.0
Mon, Mar 20, 2023
3520.98
0.00
5,316,384
8082
7979
51.8
35.1
48.0
Sun, Mar 19, 2023
3520.98
0.17
5,316,384
12491
7193
54.7
29.7
49.0
Sat, Mar 18, 2023
3520.81
0.09
5,306,844
10569
7718
51.8
31.1
49.0
Fri, Mar 17, 2023
3520.72
0.03
5,301,797
9054
8036
52.3
31.6
48.0
Thu, Mar 16, 2023
3520.69
0.07
5,300,115
10175
7936
54.1
40.8
48.0
Wed, Mar 15, 2023
3520.62
0.13
5,296,193
12079
8012
54.9
44.4
48.0
Tue, Mar 14, 2023
3520.49
0.03
5,288,912
9034
8017
62.2
31.1
48.0
Mon, Mar 13, 2023
3520.46
-0.01
5,287,233
7866
8068
58.5
28.2
47.0
Sun, Mar 12, 2023
3520.47
0.00
5,287,793
7309
7207
63.1
38.7
46.0
Sat, Mar 11, 2023
3520.47
-0.02
5,287,793
7306
7813
62.8
36.7
45.0
Averages of List
3520.86
0.08
5,309,430
10431
7882
55.4
34.2
48.1

Averages for March 25th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3628.91
-0.04
15,252,413
10556
12486
66.8
42.2
52.1
All-Time
3616.38
-0.02
14,242,669
10461
11383
67.2
41.7
52.1

Last 10 March 25th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION TODAY vs THEN CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Fri, Mar 25, 2022
3523.71
-2.10
5,847,681
6491
9689
80.0
47.0
51.0
Thu, Mar 25, 2021
3567.72
-46.11
8,924,060
4291
19754
54.0
44.0
48.0
Wed, Mar 25, 2020
3601.06
-79.45
11,851,481
10468
11800
68.0
42.0
53.0
Mon, Mar 25, 2019
3570.06
-48.45
9,111,930
0
13074
68.0
42.0
49.0
Sun, Mar 25, 2018
3612.98
-91.37
13,032,601
5448
11874
66.0
45.0
50.0
Sat, Mar 25, 2017
3594.89
-73.28
11,268,993
20104
11788
62.0
46.0
55.0
Fri, Mar 25, 2016
3592.69
-71.08
11,065,781
9088
11867
68.0
44.1
52.0
Wed, Mar 25, 2015
3591.20
-69.59
10,929,487
9720
10990
68.0
48.0
55.0
Tue, Mar 25, 2014
3575.05
-53.44
9,521,417
6281
8355
72.0
43.0
51.0
Mon, Mar 25, 2013
3599.53
-77.92
11,705,297
4585
10054
59.0
37.0
51.0
Averages of List
3582.89
-61.28
10,325,873
7648
11925
66.5
43.8
51.5


Accessibility of Launch Ramps, Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Friday, March 24th, 2023 where elevation was 3521.61'


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SITE/LAUNCH NAME MINIMUM SAFE
ELEVATION
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
USABLE ELEVATION
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
CURRENT ACCESSIBILITY
Wahweap
3553.00
3551.00
29.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Halls Crossing Launch
3556.00
3553.00
31.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Stateline Launch
3564.00
3562.00
40.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog (Main Launch)
3578.00
3576.00
54.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Castle Rock Cut-Off
3583.00
3580.00
58.39 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Antelope Point
3588.00
3587.00
65.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Dominguez Butte Cut-Off
3602.00
3600.00
78.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Gunsight to Padre Bay Cut-Off
3613.00
3609.00
87.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
123.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
127.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
138.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
146.39 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
158.39 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Blue Notch is unknown and really just shoreline launching at whatever point feels good. No minimum given except amount of courage it takes to reach this launch.


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Measurements are taken at 11:59 pm of the date listed
Temperature data is from Wahweap, AZ
Water temperature data is from wayneswords.com*
CHANGE represents water elevation change from previous day

Units used in each measurement:
Elevation - Feet above sea level
Change - Feet difference over previous measurement
Content - Acre Feet
Inflow - Average Cubic Feet / Second over entire 24 hour period
Outflow - Average Cubic Feet / Second over entire 24 hour period
All Temps - Degrees Farhenheit
The Water Year runs from October 1 to September 30 of the next year
Acre Feet = 1.9835 * Flow CFS
TP = Total Precipitation



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Water data courtesy of US Bureau of Reclamation
The water year runs from Oct 1 - Sept 30
Since Filled is from 06/22/1980 forward
*Water temp data is provided by Stevie Kelsoand the UT Division of Wildlife Resources
  as measured in the a.m. at the Wahweap docks
*Air temp data is sourced from (Prev 24 Hr Extremes):
   Page, AZ Weather
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification
Call 1-800-752-8525 for up-to-date water level infomation
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